Library Contacts & Staff Directory

  • The Library buildings will remain closed to patrons until further notice. Items should be returned at the bookdrops and will be quarantined for 5 days before returning to the collection.

    Available Services:

    • Curbside pickup via the Bookmobile at the Noel Wien Library parking lot
    • Local Holds via Enterprise: FNSB Items only. Circulation will alert you when ready to pick up
    • Summer Reading Program • This year’s theme is Dig Deeper, for kids and teens!
    • Virtual Programming • Programs & upcoming dates.
    • Book-a-Librarian: Need help with research? Professional librarians are available to assist you.
    • Personalized Librarian Selection Service: We’ll browse the collection for you!
    • Children’s Grab & Go Book Sets: Request a book bundle for your kids
    • Temporary eLibrary Card: Good for 30 days, for Libby/Overdrive, RBDigital & Hoopla
    • Tech Help via Zoom: Need help setting up your library apps? Zoom appointments available

    Need help?:

    • Help is available via webchat and phone, Monday-Friday: 10am-6pm •
    Please scroll through our homepage to see a list of current services and contact numbers. Thank you!

Library Contacts & Staff Directory
Library Contacts & Staff Directory
Library Contacts & Staff Directory

FNSB Staff Contacts

Melissa Harter
Library Director
Telephone: 459-1022
Email Melissa Harter

Contact for any concerns regarding library operations.


Renee Van Nort
Administrative Manager
Telephone: 459-1025
Email Renee Van Nort

Contact for administrative questions about the library furnishings, facility, and grounds.


Administrative Assistant II
Telephone: 459-1022
Email Administration

Contact for auditorium & conference room reservations, to schedule an appointment with the Director, and general information.


David Wright
Community Services Manager
Telephone: 459-1045

Contact for administrative information about Reference, Youth Services, and the North Pole Branch Library.


Wendy Zimmerman
Circulation & Bookmobile Services Manager
Telephone: 459-1063
Email Wendy Zimmerman

Contact for administrative questions about Circulation and the Bookmobile.


Laura Salisbury
Collection Services Manager
Telephone: 459-1030
Email Laura Salisbury

Contact for information about the Adopt-an-Author program, library material donations, interlibrary loan, and the library collection.


Julia Troike
Adult & Web Services Librarian
Telephone: 459-1058
Email Julia Troike

Contact for reference help finding information, volunteer opportunities, reader’s advisory, website issues & concerns, Book-a-Librarian, and adult programs at the Noel Wien Library.


VACANT
Young Adult Librarian
Telephone: 459-1107

Contact regarding services for teens.


Sherry Vogel
North Pole Branch Librarian
Telephone: 490-5404
Email Sherry Vogel

Contact for information about the North Pole Branch Library services and operations.


Stephanie Stucky
Circulation Librarian
Telephone: 459-1043
Email Stephanie Stucky

Contact for information about your library card account and using the display cases at Noel Wien Library.


Susan Jones
Youth Services Librarian
Telephone: 459-1041
Email Susan Jones

Contact for information about programs and services for children.

Service Desks

Circulation Desk
Contact for information about library cards, about items you have reserved, about overdue or damaged items, and to renew a checked out item.
circulation@fnsb.us
Telephone: 459-1048


Reference Desk
Contact for reference help finding information, to schedule a group study room, to reserve library items, to request Inter-Library Loans (ILL), reader’s advisory help, the use of library computers, and digital downloads.

Telephone: 459-1047


Youth Services/
Berry Room Desk

Contact for information about programs for children, to schedule group visits, and information about materials for children.

Telephone: 459-1052


North Pole Branch Library
656 NPHS Blvd.
North Pole, Alaska 99705
Telephone: 488-6101

Contact for storytime registration, to get help finding information, and questions about your library card.


Bookmobile
Contact for questions about visits to outlying areas, or if you need homebound service.

Telephone: 459-1031
Bookmobile@fnsb.us

SPECIAL HOURS FOR LIMITED LIBRARY SERVICES DUE TO COVID-19
• NOEL WIEN PUBLIC LIBRARY: 1215 Cowles St, Fairbanks, AK 99701. (907) 459-1020 •
For Reference/Information Services and Circulation/Library Account help:
Monday-Friday: 10AM-6PM. Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED.

For Curbside Pick-up via the Bookmobile, Noel Wien Library parking lot:
Monday-Saturday: 11AM-5:30PM. Sunday: CLOSED.


• NORTH POLE BRANCH LIBRARY:
656 NPHS Boulevard, North Pole, AK 99705. (907) 488-6101 •
For Reference/Information Services and Circulation/Library Account help:
Tuesday-Friday: 10AM-6:00PM. Saturday: 11AM-5:00PM. & Sunday: CLOSED

• BOOKMOBILE, HOMEBOUND, & OUTREACH SERVICES: (907) 459-1031 •
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